impactful

adjective im·pact·ful \ im-ˈpakt-fəl , ˈim-ˌpakt-fəl \
Updated on: 30 Jan 2018

Definition of impactful

: having a forceful impact : producing a marked impression
  • impactful song lyrics
  • impactful humanitarian efforts
  • … the visually-impactful long scar on his neck reminds you of the unfortunate incident.
  • —Griselda Flores

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1947


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